SLEIGHTLY OUT OF HAND

Search
  • Andreya Lombardi

To New Beginnings

Hey! Wow, thanks for dropping by! This is my first official blog post, on my first official blog! For those of you who don’t know, my name is Andreya Lombardi. I’m a first-time author, with a debut novel that came out in July of 2020. The accursed year. Well, I was on furlough from my job and figured I should do something with this precious time (all of three weeks before I was pulled back to work). So I decided to publish a book I’ve been on and off with since 2017. So many revisions, so many challenges. Between that time I was pregnant, lost a job while pregnant, caught a new job, and planned on moving to another state. Wowzers what a ride! But through it all, I’m glad I decided to make that transition from being a non-published writer to an indie author.

I want to dedicate a personal space to draw out my ideas, my journey thus far as an independent author, and to have a place to talk about my books, my new releases, my trials and tribulations with the entire process of writing, editing, marketing, etc.—just everything writing-related really. It’s actually something I’ve been against for years, given I absolutely abhor having the spotlight on me, but I do want to finally reach out to my readers and my audience in the best way I know how (or at least the second-best!), and that’s through opening up and letting people know me for who I am.

I plan on making more of these entries split between podcasts and journals. The reason why I would lean toward podcasts because it’s a lot easier for me given my lack of time, and I feel better being able to relay my thoughts through articulation. First and foremost, I want to emphasize I in no way am a pro author. I’m still trying to partner up with a publishing house, big or small, to open my doors in the author world. With that being said, I know I’m not perfect and that I’m not only a flawed individual, but a flawed author as well. I consider the feedback I get from my readers (valid actual feedback), and strive to do better in my next books. I have so far gained a followship of about 1k subs in the two and a half months I’ve decided to push my efforts into marketing, and I only hope to learn and grow more from here on out.

So if you like what you hear, and want to learn more about me, stick around! This is a personal blog, I will tackle a lot of subjects about writing, and about myself. I’m not being endorsed, nor paid to say or write anything. So it’s all coming straight from the heart.

Stay tuned, and stay safe!

#amediting #darkfantasyauthor #wordgasm #writersofinstagram #writersoftwitter #writinglife #creativewriting #IndieAuthors #selfpublishing #storystarter #blognewbie #debutauthor #writersnetwork #dessa #adultfantasy #shadowlandsaga #epicfantasy #lightnovels #sleightlyoutofhand #andreyalombardi #syreene #cabil #newblogpost #ontheblog #authorsofinstagram #swordsandsorcery #darkfantasy #reverseharem

3 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

The Awesome Three: A Dark Urban Fantasy Trilogy

Hey guys! I decided to embark in this awesome dark urban fantasy trilogy for adult readers. This title is my first attempt at a first person POV, and also my first urban fantasy novel! Woot for firsts

avatarpng.png

Hello avid readers! I'm Drea, a free-spirited proud nerd living in the United States. Aside from writing and reading, I also love digital drawing [sketched some of my book covers], gaming, cooking, tennis, and music production. Thanks for dropping by and enjoy your stay! If you want to keep up to date with my blog, don't forget to follow/subscribe.

 

Check out the official website for my current book series Dessa, Shadowland Saga, here.

Book one of Dessa is still out for grabs, absolutely free with sub signup! My gift to my readers, and my soon-to-be readers. Also book four is coming out soon, March 2021, so take advantage and place your pre-orders! I am also looking for ARC readers for book five of Dessa, Sins of the Soul. If you’re interested, shoot me an email so we can get started!

emptymymockup.png

Shadowland Saga Series

Dessa, Spirit of Vengeance [book one] R

Dessa, Silence in Bloodlust [book two] R

Dessa, Secrets of the Fray [book three] R

Dessa, Sisters of the Fray [book four] PR

Dessa, Sins of the Soul [book five] TBA

Dessa [book six] TBA

Dark Star Series

Slave of a Vampire [stand-alone] TBA

*All my books are for mature adult audiences, containing themes of violence, sex, harsh language, and other triggering bits and pieces.*

© 2021 by Andreya Lombardi